RSS Help

1. Enter the feed’s URL into the reader or click an RSS icon in a browser that initiates the subscription process.

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2. Select the reader, from the drop-down list.
3. Click Subscribe Now.

In this example, you have the choice between Google homepage and Google Reader.

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The RSS reader checks the user's subscribed feeds regularly for new work, downloads any updates that it finds, and provides a user interface to monitor and read the feeds.

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Managing your Feed
Once the list in your feed has been generated you have several options, Edit, Delete, and Share.

  • Edit enables you to select the number of articles that will appear in the reader.
  • Delete is for removing articles from the feed.

Need A Reader?

Here are some commonly used readers for RSS. Please note, however, that ASCO does NOT support or endorse one reader or company above another.

For Windows Users:

  1. Feed Reader
  2. Feed Demon
  3. Google Reader (Windows and Mac)
  4. Omea Reader

For Mac Users:

  1. Subscribing to RSS feeds through Safari
  2. Apple's Dashboard RSS Widget
  3. Net News Wire
  4. Shrook

For Linux Users:

  1. Straw
  2. Liferea